Wed 30 December 2015

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Yesterday our pilots and assistance left their home countries to travel to Buenos Aires, Argentina. Most of them arrived yesterday late in the evening, some of them still have to come in today. This morning our assistance went to the port, 1 hour North of Buenos Aires, to collect our assistance and race vehicles. The next few days we have a busy program, before the start of the 2016 Dakar on the 2nd of January.

31 December:       Final checks bikes and trucks and preparation for scrutineering
1 January:            Administrative and technical checks at ‘Tecnopolis’ in Buenos Aires
2 January:            Competitors briefing start podium and prologue
3 January:            First stage: Buenos Aires (Rosario) – Villa Carlos Paz
10 January:          Rest day in Salta
16 January:          Last stage / Finish in Buenos Aires
17 January:          Return  vehicles to the port and return flight

To track / follow our riders during the 2016 Dakar, please find their numbers down below. You can also check their riders profile at ‘team / teammembers’ (click on their photo and you’ll get their profile).

31      Ondrej Klymciw (Czech republic)
50      Jacopo Cerutti (Italy)
59      Simone Agazzi (Italy)
84      Sjaak Martens (the Netherlands)
103    Alexander Smith (USA)
112    Hans Smit (the Netherlands)
123    Maikel Verkade (the Netherlands)
137    Rob Smits (the Netherlands)
145    CR Gittere (USA)

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